Slow Jam the News With Barack Obama and Jimmy Fallon

By: Rebecca Byers - Published: Apr 28, 2012 • References: barackobama &
A recent episode of 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon' included an exciting surprise presidential appearance in a segment titled 'Slow Jam the News with Barack Obama.' President Barack Obama appeared on stage with host Jimmy and Late Night's in-house musicians The Roots to talk about his request to Congress to prevent Federal Stafford student loan rates from rising this summer.

The President appears in the hilarious sketch behind Jimmy as The Roots provide musical backup and Jimmy croons the news "presidential style." Obama explains his plan and maintains that "now is not the time to make school more expensive for young people." Jimmy Fallon has many ridiculous nicknames for the President, including "preezy of the United steezy" and "the Barackness monster." The sketch also provides a few awesome Kimye and Tim Tebow references. Stats for Late Night Presidential Melodies Trending: Older & Chilly
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